Jul 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
theater massacre. law enforcement sources say the shooting suspect james holmes mailed a package to the university of colorado campus in aurora. it was received on monday, and it forced the evacuation of an entire building. cbs news says the package was addressed to a psychologist and contained a letter talking about shooting people and also contained scribblings showing a gunman shooting victims. aurora police say they're letting residents back into the apartment complex where the gunman lived, an apartment building that may have come down in flames had the suspect rigged the apartment with 30 ieds and 10 gallons of gasoline blew. more on the developments in a live report from aurora. >>> battle lines in the gun control debate. president obama weighing in five days after the massacre in aurora. he told the national urban league last night he backs the second amendment and not when it comes to assault weapons. >> we recognize the traditions of gun ownership passed on from generation to generation and that hunting and shooting are part of a cherished national heritage and i also beli
Jul 4, 2012 4:00am PDT
over. katie holmes has fired the security team that tom cruise hired to protect her. cruise spent tuesday, his 50th birthday, flying home to california from iceland where he was filming a movie. holmes is in new york with their daughter, suri. >>> on a positive note, i guess, for tom cruise, he is officially the highest paid actor in the world. forbes magazine says that cruise made $75 million over the last year. that is more than double the next two on the list, adam sandler and leonardo dicaprio. each both home $37 million. duane the rock johnson and ben stiller round out the top five. not a bad payday. >>> we just got some news we're a little disappointed to hear that jeneba tarmoh, the one who was initially declared the victor, did the victory lap, did the press afterwards, sort of relishing in really realizing her dream, and then hours later basically the folks come back to her and say, sorry, this was in fact a dead heat. it was a statistical tie. and so you're seeing the pictures of the woman who was racing with her, allison felix, who is a pretty marquee two-time olympian.
Jul 27, 2012 7:00am EDT
tape at the apartment complex where james holmes lived. the residents are finally being allowed to move back in. >>> police in maryland say this may be the guy who bound and kidnapped the mother of hall of fame orioles shortstop cal ripken. take a look, police say an armed gunman showed up at violet ripken's maryland home then forced her into her car and took off. the 74-year-old woman was found in the back seat of her own car with her hands tied but she was not harmed. >>> conrad murray, the doctor convicted in michael jackson's death says he wants katherine jackson to visit him in jail. through his lawyers, he offered up that invitation to miss jackson to quote, answer any questions she might have. murray said he would be happy to meet with the mother of who he calls a very dear departed friend. twitter apologizing to users for air worldwide outage that left the site inaccessible for nearly an hour. user joked they couldn't complain on twitter that twitter was down. david smith writing, when twitter goes down, you would think i would get more done. turns out you keep checking it.
Jul 2, 2012 7:00am EDT
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Jul 23, 2012 4:00am PDT
suspected shooter, james holmes, will make his first court appearance in the courthouse that is right behind me. he's being held in the ajas ent jail in isolation in connection with the killings. he faces first degree murder charges, an offense that could carry a possible death penalty process. he spent months planning the rampage. so far we know of no motive. officers say right now he is not cooperating. this as the people of aurora are coming together and remembering the victims and trying to move forward. last night thousands attended a prayer vigil to honor those touched by the violence and to remember the lives lost. earlier president obama met with survivors and families of those killed. here he is with 2002 young women who survived the shooting after meeting with them he spoke about justice for the victims. >> although the perpetrator of this evil act has received a lot of attention over the last couple of days, that attention will fade away. and in the end, after he has felt the full force of our justice system, what will be remembered are the good people who are impacte
Jul 23, 2012 7:00am EDT
james holmes trialed tried to access to, why he had a strange feeling about the gunman. and what would cause a person to do something so evil and so atrocious? i'll speak with a clinical psychologist about any possible warning signs. you're watching "starting point." we're back in just a moment. >> it's not surprising to me, his first thought would be her. that's what a man does. he protects his loved ones. i'm very proud of him. we're going to miss him. t about? neutrogena® rapid wrinkle repair. its retinol formula visibly reduces wrinkles in one week. why wait if you don't have to. neutrogena®. the lines, the cost, the hassle. ♪ express yourself [ female announcer ] why not try coffee-mate? with over 25 delicious flavors for a fraction of the cost of the coffee house. add your flavor, with coffee-mate, from nestle. add your flavor, according to ford, the works fuel saver package could literally pay for itself. jim twitchel is this true? yes it's true. how is this possible? proper tire inflation, by using proper grades of oil, your car runs more efficiently, saves gas. you c
Jul 30, 2012 7:00am EDT
james holmes heads to court this morning. there's word the mother of one of the victims is hiring a high-powered attorney and may be suing the theater. and former president bill clinton playing a major role in the democratic convention in charlotte. did he really bump vice president joe biden for the spot? it's monday, july 30th. "starting point" begins right now. ♪ oh, sometimes i get a good feeling ♪ >> all good energy. >> i have to wait for lenny and 8:02 in the morning to get a little music. a little energy in the music. "good feeling." welcome. lenny curry, talking about the florida strategy as we get ready to head out to the rnc and dnc. margaret hoover is with us. ryan lizza for "the new yorker." a profile of paul ryan called fuss budget we'll talk about tomorrow. our starting point this morning mitt romney is scheduled to land any second now in poland meeting with the country's prime minister and also poland's former president. it comes after a weekend in israel where he took a hard line stance on iran. he also explained comments by his senior foreign policy aide who sug
Jul 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
next week as james holmes awaits his next hearing, the debate over gun control is back in the political spotlight. here's what mitt romney said on cnbc. >> i believe the second amendment is the right course to preserve and defend and don't believe that new laws are going to make a difference in this type of tragedy. >> the president focused similarly on existing laws, white house press secretary jay carney said the president's view we can take steps to keep guns out of the hands of people who should not have them under existing law. ron brownstein, sorry to not see you in person. good morning. >> good morning. >> we know after the shooting, not long after, both candidates were releasing statements quickly. and yet when it comes to talking about gun control, it's not quite dead silence but pretty close. >> it is pretty close. fundamentally the silence is most profound in the democratic party and rests on a misperception. the myth is there is no audience for gun control. there's no question public opinion has moved away from gun control over the past 12 years without anybody in
Jul 3, 2012 7:00am EDT
that katie holmes didn't want her 6-year-old daughter in an intense religious training program. so was scientology to blame for her split with tom cruise? "newsroom" begins right now. >>> and good morning to you. i'm carol costello. thank you so much for being with us today. we begin this hour with the western wildfires, growing in size and claiming more lives. so far, 1.9 million acres have burned. that's equivalent to an incredible 3,000 square miles.
Jul 31, 2012 7:00am EDT
massacre suspect james holmes facing 24 counts of first degree murder, 2 counts twor each he killed and extreme indifference to human life. he is also charged with 116 counts of attempted murder. a decision on whether to seek the death penalty against him could be months away. >>> george zimmerman's wife will not be in court for her arraignment on perjury charges. shellie zimmerman's lawyer says she entered a written not guilty plea and waiver on friday. prosecutors say she lied about the family's finances at her husband's bond hearing in the trayvon martin case. the judge ordered him back to jail over it. >>> researchers say a compound in curry spice may prevent diabetes in people who are high risk. the compound may fight inflammation and cell damage. the results are preliminary and the best way to prevent diabetes is through a healthy diet and always exercise. >>> migraines may be more common than we think. a new survey asks neurologists if they've gotten a migraine in the past year, 26% said yes, that's double the average population. researchers say that may be because the averag